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[software]Stained Glass - Kent Brewster
Move the stained glass pieces around until all the pieces have been removed from the board. The game includes a series of animations which explain the gameplay.
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 23
[software]Sink'em
A twist of the usual hangman.
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 16
[software]Tornaks - Let's Reason Together
          TORNAKS is a strategy game with action.  Like checkers, it's           easy to learn, but hard to master.           TORNAKS are self generating androids who've killed their           creator, and are after you.                      TORNAKS is a game of skill.  The game has 2 strategies and           about 7 tactics.  The player who understands all of these and           uses them to best advantage will kill more TORNAKS earlier in   ...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Strategy games
Downloads: 13
[software]Sliding Tile Puzzle
"Puzzle is played by first scrambling the tiles, then moving the tiles around by clicking on them with the mouse, or using the arrow keys on your keyboard. Try to reconstruct the original image. Puzzle will let you know when an image has been solved!"
Keywords: Windows games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 26
[software]Sparky's Math Adventures
Solve math problems (shareware edition only includes addition and subtraction) with Sparky the bear.
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Educational games
Downloads: 17
[software]Ian's Game
"This is a game that I wrote for Ian, my sixteen month old son. He had seen the rest of the family using the computer, and had become more and more curious about it. He finally got to the point of throwing screaming fits to play on the keyboard. However, when I checked around, I could not find any software usable by such a young child! It just seemed outrageous to waste all the enthusiasm that he was showing; especially for an activity (i.e...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Educational games
Downloads: 35
[software]Picture Puzzle - Software Creations
Picture Puzzle is not just another puzzle program. Picture Puzzle is different in many ways. Because I did not want the difficulty of the puzzle to be dependent on how complex the picture was I thought it would be nice to have you be able to select what size and shape puzzle you would like. So by using the arrow keys you can adjust the number of puzzle pieces from 4 all the way to 1400. When you build a very large puzzle some pictures will have pieces that are identical (i.e...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 20
[software]Squirmer - Stephen Lee Parker
Squirmer is on the rampage.  He has a voracious appetite for power pellets and he'll stop at nothing before he consumes everything in sight!  The more he eats the more Suirmer grows, and the more points you earn, so munch away. Watch out for those nasty TNT bombs or you'll blow him up in a chain reaction! The maze can get hectic at times.  Gobble an alarm clock if you start to run out of time, but don't panic or you may never make it out alive!
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Action games
Downloads: 25
[software]Network 4-In-A-Row - Slaterware
        * Network 4inarow * is a simple game in which the object is to        get four of your game pieces in a row, either up, down or        diagonally. As is implied in the name, 4inarow requires a        network as well as another human player as an opponent.  Play        continues until a player is able to get four pieces in a row or        puts a piece in the top position of any column...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Board games
Downloads: 17
[software]Target Word - David Farrar
          TARGET WORD is a word game, with the objective of finding the          "target word" that the computer has chosen from a list of words          in a data file. The player uses carefully chosen "probe words"          and logical analysis to eventually find out the identity of the          target word.                    This game was an original creation of Anatol Holt, and was          described in the "Mathematical Games" section of Scientific...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 21
[software]OBJetris Objective Tetris - NKR Computer Systems
Tetris
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 21
[software]What Is It - Compass Systems
The objective of WHAT IS IT is to discover what lies underneath the numbered tiles of the game board.  The "IT" is a pixelized picture of something common or uncommon, real or imaginary. 
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 18
[software]Surround - Big-B Soft
     Surround is a simple game in which the goal is to survive for thelongest period of time without crashing your wall into another.  The wallswhich you may crash into include those of the surrounding playfield, thoseof your opponent, or those of your own.  You must have EGA graphicsor better to run this program!     There are two options for choice of opponent: play againstanother player or play against the computer...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Action games
Downloads: 17
[software]Diamaze - Herringbone Software
After an all-night poker game Lord Carruthers owes you a great deal ofmoney. You knew he was cheating, but you were able to win because ofyour superior playing skills. Carruthers, however, is a man you cannottrust. He claims he is unable to pay his debt to you because he is "cash poor;" all his funds are tied up in properties and investments. He makes the following proposal:   "I say, old bean, I almost forgot about my diamond mine!  If you    will cancel my debt, I will let you have the ...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Action games
Downloads: 16
[software]Diggory - Jim Scarlett
    SCENARIO...Diggory is a sort of mole-like creature that lives    underground on a diet of magic mushrooms and doombug eggs.She has    become trapped in the doombugs' caves and must escape.  The caves are    infested with doombug eggs, which creep about looking for other eggs.    When two eggs meet, a grub is formed.  When two grubs meet, a fully    grown bug is formed.  The grubs will try to eat Diggory's mushroom    supply, thus preventing her escape...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Action games
Downloads: 28
[software]Quatris - Eugene Ignatius Kim
This is Public Domain version of Quatris. Levels are limited to only 1 through 3 in this version. If you like this program and would like to have full capabilities of the program, please purchase a commercial version of Quatris by filling out the form at the and of this file.
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 40
[software]Game Save Editor
Allows you to edit save game files for Pharaoh's Tomb, Prince of Persia, and Thexder II: FireHawk.
Keywords: DOS applications; Vintage computer applications
Downloads: 38
[software]Showkeys - Natural Software
The SHOWKEYS program is very simply for fun. It was developed for my (1 yearold) daughter, Sarah Elizabeth, who likes to sit on my lap and pound on thecomputer keyboard. Normally, not much happens when she does this except whenthe keyboard buffer fills up and the thing starts beeping, or she happens tohit the Enter key and poor DOS tries to execute the"ccccccccckkkkkkdddddddhhlllll" program!I thought, "why not run a program just for her that responds to her keyboardpounding, yet does no harm (as...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Educational games
Downloads: 13
[software]Tear Down the Wall - Langin Software
"Tear Down the Wall" is a strategy game invented by the author where players are awarded points for destroying the most bricks in a wall. Bricks have different point values and hardness. The hardness determines how the wall crumbles. Play against a human opponent or against the computer.
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Strategy games
Downloads: 21
[software]Quarters - H.M.W.H. Software
"The object of the game is to bounce the ball (quarter) into the glass. Each time you make a shot you get to shoot again. If you miss then you lose your turn. The first player to make 10 shots wins. There is also a ""adult"" version of this game you can play with slightly different instructions. In the adult version the other person takes a drink when you make a shot."
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Action games
Downloads: 17
[software]Runaway - Natural Software
The Runaway program is a simple, fun program for children between 3 and 8years old. Runaway is educational in that it encourages children to learn thelocation of the keys on the PC keyboard.Runaway simply displays the alphabet across the top the the screen. Thenletters at random begin falling to the bottom of the screen. If one of theletters piles up to the top of the screen, "You Lose". By hitting the correctkey for a falling letter, that letter is highlighted and removed from play...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Educational games
Downloads: 21
[software]Lucas's Puzzle
This puzzle was invented in the late nineteenth century by Edouard Lucas, a French mathematician. The object is very simple. You are given a pattern, two sets of colored markers, with an empty space in the middle. You have to reverse the pattern. Just to keep it interesting, there are a few rules on how you can go about this. The markers can only be moved in one direction, red markers toward the right, and blue markers toward the left...
Keywords: Windows games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 22
[software]Katie's Clock - TZK Publications
   Katie's Clock (KC) is an excellent tool for parents use in teaching their   children how to tell time. KC operates in five time modes: normal, random,   sequential, input, and digital. All times are clearly displayed on a   colorfull, easy to read clock face.
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Educational games
Downloads: 11
[software]Attax - Millennium Computer
Attaxx is a move-and-capture game of strategy. The object is to own more pieces than your opponent (the computer) at the end of the game.
Keywords: Windows games; Vintage computer games; Board games
Downloads: 22
[software]GJID - Galifir Developments
GJID is a fascinating puzzle game, which will keep you glued to the screen forquite some time. It combines intricate puzzles with straightforward gameplayin 14 challenging levels.Getting to grips with the game should be easy. The objective is to clearlevels from crates containing peace-threatening armaments. There are threetypes of crates, which only differ in visual appearance. A level consists of amaze through which you have to push the crates onto disposers, where they arevaporized...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 24
[software]Nine Men's Morris - Langin Software
"""Nine Men's Morris"" is an ancient strategy game played on a special board in which the object is to get ""three in a row"" and thereby take the opponent's pieces. Each of the two players has nine pieces, which has something to do with the name of the game. Otherwise, the origination of the name of the game is somewhat obscure. When three pieces are placed in a row, it is called a ""mill."" For this reason, the game is sometimes called ""The Mill."" The rules of the game are included in a hype...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Board games
Downloads: 38
[software]CD DOT Challenge - Cam-Don Group
CD DOT CHALLENGE, NOVICE VERSION 1.4, is an easy to play game with over 75,000 different game variations. As easy as it is to play, it requires great strategy to win and is very ADDICTIVE. The game board consists of a grid of dots. The object of the game is simple....to draw a line between any two dots. Each time a player draws a line that "closes" a square that player earns a point and another turn...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Board games
Downloads: 21
[software]Oxo
"This is 3-D noughts and crosses. Imagine a cube cut into 4 layers (levels). Each level is sub-divided into 4 rows and 4 columns. You have to make a line of 4 in any direction. It is easy to see lines which are all on one level, not so easy to imagine those which run between levels."
Keywords: Windows games; Vintage computer games; Board games
Downloads: 13
[software]TetWin
Tetris with a randomly generated background.
Keywords: Windows games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 32
[software]ZJZ RISK - ZJZ Computing
ZJZ RISK is a Classic game of military strategy. It's general versus general; fierce attacks against valiant defense; bold strikes and cunning traps.
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Board games
Downloads: 36
[software]MisterMind
"The game of MisterMind is a modern variation of a game which has been around for many years under such names as ""Bagels,"" ""Bulls and Cows,"" These days it's best known by the board game MasterMind. The object is determine the sequence of a series, chosen by your opponent, given only a few clues. In standard board game, one player, the CodeMaker, secretly forms a pattern of 4 pegs, using pegs of 6 different colors...
Keywords: Windows games; Vintage computer games; Board games
Downloads: 20
[software]WESP
"This game supports several graphic modes and runs on any PC Compatible. You need to step on each square once to win each level of the game."
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 27
[software]Leong - BSX International
  LEONG is an ancient Korean game  of  skill,  dating back to  the  earlyfifth century BC. Even today, the streets of Seoul and of Pyongyang alikeare jammed with LEONG-playing fanatics well into the wee hours.  OK, so the above is doo-doo.  We made up the game  ourselves,  and  theonly connection  between it and  Korea  is that  the  author kinda  likeskimchi.  He also watched a lot of the Olympics a couple  years  back, andlaughs at the  thought  of future  Soviet  baske...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Board games
Downloads: 19
[software]Flowing Waters
"The object of Flowing Waters is to construct a pipeline for water to flow through from pieces of pipe which are randomly selected for you. After an initial fifteen second delay, however, the water begins to flow meaning that you must work quickly to construct the initial segment of pipeline. Apologies to William Soleau of New York. This game is based on his game called ""Main Break"". I started from scratch to create a similar game which did not require a mouse and had a larger grid size...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 24
[software]TigerFox - Everett Kaser
TigerFox was written in 1984, originally to run on the HP 110 (The Portable), a very early notebook computer.  It was later ported to the HP 95LX and HP 100/200LX Palmtop computers.  This version runs under MS-DOS on a PC in CGA (an ancient video mode).  It probably won't work on Windows XP, but should work under most earlier Windows (and MS-DOS, of course).  This game is copyrighted by Everett Kaser but may be downloaded and played for free.It's a very simple game:1) You're the little circl...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Action games
Downloads: 25
[software]Cross of Insanity
There are two interlocked squares of blocks. The object is to manipulate these until all the colors are lined up.
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 18
[software]SFGAME - Robert Hans Hansen Jr.
     This program needs an enhanced graphics adapter, with a   monitor capable of 16 color, 640 x 350 resolution.     This program has been made for you to enjoy, it was   inspired by the many (startrek) type games in shareware.     I wanted to give you something to have fun with and that  would not be to complex. This is the central program for a  game that will have several adventures in it...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Strategy games
Downloads: 33
[software]Apples & Oranges - Expert Source Code
Apples & Oranges is a unique twist on the old "Othello" style board game. It uses pictures of apples and oranges as the playing pieces. This makes for a very colorful and pleasing playing board. The object of the game is to capture as many of your opponents pieces as possible. This is done by flanking your opponents piece or pieces on two sides in a line. For example by surounding your opponent diagonally, vertically, or horizontally...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Board games
Downloads: 31
[software]Escape - DUFF Software
A game of Robots with Daleks.
Keywords: Windows games; Vintage computer games; Action games
Downloads: 28
[software]Computer Cryptograms - RWare
You may have seen cryptograms in puzzle magazines.  Computer Cryptogramsis a program that allows you to solve cryptogram without erasing holesthrough the pages in a puzzle book.  The Shareware demonstration versionof Computer Cryptograms comes with 75 cryptograms.  When you run the program,you are prompted to pick a set of cryptograms from the available cryptogramfiles, they have the file extensions '.CRG'  After selecting a set, the displayshows the current cryptogram in a box, the top disp...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 21
[software]Roll5 - DolSOFT CREATIONS
ROLL5 is very similar in nature to the game of YAHTZEE. If you like YAHTZEE you will be very comfortable with ROLL5. 
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Board games
Downloads: 20
[software]FourSide
FourSide is a challenging variation on the popular dominoes theme. The game is comprised of placing four-sided game pieces, each side containing a number, on the game board in such a manner that all surfaces the new piece contacts contain a matching number for that surface. The more surfaces a new piece touches, the more score you receive!
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 14
[software]Dueling Dragons - Christopher G. Gunn
Dueling Dragons is designed for two players.  However, the computer creates a pretty good opponent if you're playing without a friend.  The object is to wrap your dragon around the other dragon so it cannot move long enough to be declared the winner.  When both dragons get pinned, the dragon that can make the last move will win.  
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Action games
Downloads: 26
[software]QuizMaker - Intelligent Educational Software
A Multi-Media educational tool and Trivia game. Make or take quizzes or tests in multiple formats. QuizMaker's development module makes it easy to create interactive quizzes. You can also add VOICE, MUSIC and GRAPHICS. Program has an anti-virus self check. Requires Harddisk and Color Monitor.
Keywords: DOS applications; Vintage computer applications
Downloads: 18
[software]Continuum Demo - Data East
"A 3-Dimensional universe of shapes, colors, sounds... and chaos. To enter the world of CONTINUUM is to encounter an alternate reality. Your journey will take you across a vast geometric universe - 12 different maze regions with more than 250 unique rooms - in search of 16 crystals and 16 keys needed to complete your quest. Visually stunning and stimulating, CONTINUUM combines elements of strategy with depth of playing the most unique platform/maze game ever invented...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Action games
Downloads: 44
[software]Hop
"The object of the puzzle is to move the black balls into the spaces occupied by the gray balls and vice versa. Move by clicking on the ball you want to move. You may move the balls one step forward, if the space is empty, or you may jump over a ball of the opposite color, as in Chinese Checkers. You cannot jump over two balls, or over a ball of the same color, nor are you permitted to move backwards...
Keywords: Windows games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 38
[software]Super Maxit - Expert Source Code
Super Maxit is a strategy board game. There are several board styles that the player can select. Each board consists of a series of raised tiles that contain either a positive or a negative number. Using the left or right arrow keys the player moves to the desired number tile, then presses enter to select it. The players score is then increased or decreased (black numbers are positive, red numbers are negative) by the value of the selected tile...
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Board games
Downloads: 46
[software]Double Trouble
There are two interlocked circles. The object is to manipulate these until all the colors are lined up.
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Puzzle games
Downloads: 22
[software]Tic-Tac-Toe - Harry Gensler
Tic-Tac-Toe played against the computer with 9 different levels of difficulty.
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Board games
Downloads: 28
[software]jwh: The Gambler - jwh: SoftWare
jwh: The Gambler is a casino type game somewhat like those found in Las Vegas casino's (One Arm Bandit).
Keywords: DOS games; Vintage computer games; Simulation games
Downloads: 19
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